Date: 28th September, 2022
Forecaster: Webster Gajadhar
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is cloudy.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is cloudy.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 28°C or 82°F.
Today’s maximum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 31°C or 88°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the east at 12 mph or 19 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 pm today:
At Hewanorra Airport: 3.4 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 2.0 mm.
Total rainfall for the month of September so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 145.8 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 231.7 mm.
Sunrise tomorrow: 5:53 am. Sunset tomorrow: 5:54 pm.
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from between the east and southeast near 13 mph or 20 km/h, becoming lighter and variable at times.
Weather: Partly cloudy to cloudy at times with scattered showers, some of which may be heavy, and isolated thunderstorms.
Residents and motorists in areas prone to flooding and landslides are advised to exercise caution.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: High at present…Low at 11:29 pm…High at 6:08 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: High at present…Low at 12:56 am…High at 7:15 am.
Seas: Slight with waves 2 to 4 feet or 0.6 to 1.2 metres.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Partly cloudy to cloudy with scattered showers, which may be heavy in some locations, and isolated thunderstorms over the Windward Islands and areas further south. Further north, partly cloudy occasionally becoming cloudy with widely scattered showers.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
Moist and unstable conditions associated with the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone will continue to affect the Windward Islands and areas further south during the forecast period.
The broad area of low pressure located over the central Tropical Atlantic has become Tropical Depression Eleven. At 5:00 pm today the center of Tropical Depression Eleven was located near latitude 16.7 degrees north, longitude 34.7 degrees west. The depression is moving toward the north-northwest near 10 mph or 17 km/h and is expected to remain over the open ocean during the next few days until it dissipates.
A tropical wave located over the eastern Tropical Atlantic is moving westward near 12 mph or 19 km/h.